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BC-TN--Tennessee News Coverage Advisory 8:45 am, TN

January 4, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at 615-373-9988 or apnashville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central unless noted. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

Top Stories:

SANCTUARY CITY LAW

Tennessee’s top Republican lawmakers say the state’s biggest county, Shelby County, isn’t following a new law that prohibits local authorities from requiring a warrant or probable cause before complying with federal immigration detainers.

POLICE SHOOTING-TENNESSEE

Nashville Police officer Andrew Delke is scheduled to make a court appearance Friday on homicide charges of shooting and killing a black man in July. Hearing at 1 p.m.

In Brief:

ARMY BASE-WOMAN KILLED, from FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. _ A U.S. Army soldier has been taken into custody in connection to the death of a woman at the Fort Campbell post on the Kentucky-Tennessee border.

PRINGLES-LAWSUIT, from NASHVILLE, Tenn. _ Pringles says it erroneously overpaid its Tennessee taxes by $2.1 million and the company known for its potato chips is suing the state to recoup the money.

FATAL CRASH-CHARGES, from MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ Prosecutors say a 21-year-old Tennessee man has been charged in a rollover crash that killed a passenger in his SUV.

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